cerca CERCA
Lunedì 18 Ottobre 2021
Aggiornato: 00:04
Temi caldi


Over 40mn people 'one step away from famine'

A total 41 million people in the world are perilously close to famine, the Rome-based United Nations World Food Programme tweeted on Friday. calling for adequate funds to save lives.

alternate text

World Food Programme aided record 114m in 2020

The United Nations World Food Programme gave live-saving aid to a record 114 million people last year, its executive director David Beasley tweeted on Friday, urging nations to help save millions from famine.

alternate text

Yemen facing worst famine in modern times - UN

Yemen is heading for "the biggest famine in modern history" and 400,000 children could die this year in the war-ravaged country unless nations act and a US-backed Saudi blockade is lifted, a top UN official warned on Thursday.

alternate text

Yemen facing famine says WFP chief Beasley

Famine is looming in war-wracked Yemen, where 16 million people - over half the population - already don't know where their next meal is coming from, David Beasley, Rome-based UN World Food Programme chief, stated on Thursday.

alternate text

Time running out to avert famine in Yemen - UN

The window to prevent famine in Yemen is narrowing as new figures show hunger has reached record levels in the war-torn country, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, the World Food Programme and UNICEF warned on Thursday.

ora in
Prima pagina
in Evidenza